NASCAR will Soon Be live from the Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia, for Its STP 500.
This is the first of two races held at the longtime track that is annual. After 5 races, Kyle Busch has moved to the front of the pack and seems to win his third race. He comes with NASCAR sites into this race because the odds on favorite and is the first driver to win two races this season.
The Martinsville Speedway is a 1/2 mile short track shaped like an oval. It’s four turns and 2 straightaways. It is the most basic of shapes in tracks. The very first NASCAR race held at this course was in 1950, which makes it among the earliest tracks in the sport.
Total Miles: 263
Total Laps: 500
Stage 1: First 130 laps
Phase 2: Second 130 laps
Final Stage: Staying 240 laps
The STP 500 race will begin at 2 PM ET and can be seen on FS1.